Graduation Rates in Reasonable Completion Time

467 students out of 492 candidates were completed their courses within 150% normal time at Bowdoin College. By gender, 226 male and 241 female students graduated the school last year completing their jobs in the period. The graduation rate at Bowdoin College is much higher the average rate when comparing similar colleges (68.32% in average - Private (not-for-profit) Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences).
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total49246794.92%
Men24322693.00%
Women24924196.79%

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Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity

Graduation rates of American Indian or Alaska Native students is 0.00%, Asian students is 95.00%, Black (Non-Hispanic) students is 86.96%, Hispanic students is 96.97%, White students is 96.17%, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander students is 0.00%, Two or More Race students is 96.00%, and Unknown students is 100.00% at Bowdoin College.
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native0.00%(-/1) - -
Asian95.00%(38/40) 94.74%(18/19) 95.24%(20/21)
Black (Non-Hispanic)86.96%(20/23) 76.92%(10/13) 100.00%(10/10)
Hispanic96.97%(64/66) 93.75%(30/32) 100.00%(34/34)
White96.17%(301/313) 95.42%(146/153) 96.88%(155/160)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander0.00%(-/1) - -
Two or More Race96.00%(24/25) 92.31%(12/13) 100.00%(12/12)
Unknown100.00%(1/1) - 100.00%(1/1)
Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity at Bowdoin College

Graduation Rate By Completion Time Period

435 students completed their courses in 4 years (or 100% normal time) and 26 finished in 5 years (or 125% normal time). And additional 441 students graduated within 6 years (or 150% normal time).
Graduation Rate By Completion Time Period at Bowdoin College

Transfer-out and Retention Rates

The transfer-out rate is calculated by dividing total number of students who are known to have transferred out of other institution within 150% of normal time to completion into total number of students, At Bowdoin College, the transfer-out rate is 3.25%. The transfer-out rate at Bowdoin College is much lower the average rate when comparing similar colleges (19.42% in average - Private (not-for-profit) Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences).
Transfer-out and Retention Rates at Bowdoin College
By definition, retention rate is the percentage of students who return to a college for their sophomore year. At Bowdoin College, the retention rate is 98% last year. The retention rate at Bowdoin College is much higher the average rate when comparing similar colleges (80.61% in average - Private (not-for-profit) Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences).
Retention Rates at Bowdoin College

Non-Resident Alien Graduation Rate

A non-resident alien student is not a US citizen/green card holder and studies with student visa, such as F visa, in the United States. At Bowdoin College, 19 of 22 non-resident alien students completed their studies and the graduation rate was 86.36%.
Non-Resident Alien Graduation Rate at Bowdoin College

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